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ASU ShapingEDU announces 5 Calls to Action to guide the year ahead

BY MSANC102 – OCTOBER 14, 2021

Co-founded by ASU CIO Lev Gonick and UTO Executive Director Samantha Becker in 2018, ShapingEDU has brought together thousands of global changemakers to shape the future of learning in the digital age. 

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Tips for fighting phish, spotting scammers and staying secure

BY SJONES83 – OCTOBER 11, 2021

From mysterious emails to puzzling pop-ups, approaching the realm of fraud-detection can feel daunting. Not to fear: Week 2 of Cybersecurity Awareness Month (CSAM) has begun, bringing with it an array of resources, strategies and guides on how to spot dead-giveaways for scams and schemes.

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Badgr at ASU: Validating accomplishments and advancing visual networking


Badgr is now available at ASU, offering learners and professionals a platform to catalogue their proficiencies, achievements, and contributions. “Badging,” as the name implies, involves building an eye-catching suite of digital credentials. The creation, awarding and display of digital badges reflects ASU’s mission of individual and team empowerment; offering a means of encouragement and recognition for Sun Devil successes.

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